NTSB Identification: MKC86LA164.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31722.
Accident occurred Saturday, August 02, 1986 in HUGOTON, KS
Aircraft: CESSNA 188B, registration: N9379G
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE PIC STATED THAT HE WAS FLYING LOW AND SLOW IN AN ATTEMPT TO OBSERVE AN ACFT THAT HAD JUST CRASHED IN AN OPEN FLD OFF THE DEPARTURE END OF THE RWY AT HUGOTON. THE ACFT WAS THEN OBSERVED TO ROLL LEFT AND DESCEND AND IMPACT THE GND ABOUT 1/4 MILE BEYOND WHERE THE ALREADY DOWNED AG ACFT WAS SPOTTED. THE PIC STATED HE HAD NO MECHANICAL PBLM WITH THE ACFT DURING ANY PART OF THIS DEPARTURE.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

STALL..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..OPEN FIELD


Contributing Factors

DIVERTED ATTENTION..PILOT IN COMMAND

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